So even before this bit of histrionics over the estimated cost of the proposed free community college plan—[ http://wolvensnothere.tumblr.com/post/107630062771/80-billion] i wrote some thoughts today about how we deal with free shit in our society…
Utah proves that free homes strengthen the economy: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/09/22/home-free
Multiple countries around the world prove that free education strengthens the economy: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2014/10/29/7-countries-where-americans-can-study-at-universities-in-english-for-free-or-almost-free/
Many programs show that free food increases people’s hope and removes one layer of subsistence worry, making them more able to do the work they want to be doing.
Programmable & semi-autonomous machines are making human labor nonessential in many fields.
Access to information is a human right.
Oh yeah and the maintenance of “the world economy” is just collective self-delusion anyway (http://youtu.be/f2KZ_wWWeYM)
What I’m saying is, at some point we’re going to have to realise that we CAN give ourselves anything we need to all survive & thrive. Like, we HAVE that ability.
We’re simply choosing not to.
Guys hear me out, you know I rented this copy of Majora’s MAsk 3D and it already had a savefile so I obviously tried playing it and the elgy of emptyness started playing backwards and blood came out of my ass and
Wonder Woman, vol. 3 #25 cover
This is one of my favorite covers ever.
The artist, the wonderful Aaron Lopresti, had his daughter pose to play the two girls. 🙂
it’s still February so it’s not too late to post this!
here is a short comic about the troubles of being a werewolf on Valentine’s Day
YO THIS IS MEGA CUTE
THIS IS ADORABLE AND I DON’T EVEN LIKE VALENTINE’S DAY
Remember when Lady Gaga made a music video where she killed her boyfriend and everyone called her a genius?
Well, remember when Rihanna made a video where she killed her rapist, and the media was, “This is too violent for mainstream airplay.”
That is called RACISM IN THE MEDIA.
I hate the idea that fat girls should be grateful for unwanted attention.